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Living on the Edge of your Writing Life

Last week, in an attempt to read something related to my actual career, I picked up Annie Dillard’s The Writing Life at my local library. I imagined I’d slog through it and then return to my summer diet of mysteries and the latest fiction releases. 370 more words


Unusual Jobs Of Famous Writers Infographic...

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My name is Alisa and I’m a part of the Unplag team.

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aurorajeanalexander reblogged this on Writer's Treasure Chest and commented:

I'm sure this is something that will surprise you as much as it caught me. I found it on "The Story Reading Ape's" blog. Have fun finding out what famous writers did for living before they were famous for their books.

Six Authors Share Tips for Aspiring Writers

“Joyce Carol Oates,
Madeleine L’Engle,
Doris Lessing,
Harper Lee,
Annie Dillard,
Margaret Atwood:

What advice do you have for aspiring writers?”

Be Daring—Joyce Carol Oates…

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Big-Name Authors and Their Weird Jobs

You may remember my post, Unusual Jobs Held by Famous Writers, courtesy of Unplag.com, anti-plagiarism online tools. They have now turned the post into a lovely infographic, and asked me to share with you. 33 more words

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Ibiza Writing Challenge - Day 2

It takes a certain amount of effort to be miserable and another kind of effort to be happy.
~Ann Patchett

Cila Warncke

David Baldacci Visits Raleigh

David Baldacci is one of my husband, M.’s, favorite authors, so I was thrilled to surprise him with Baldacci’s book signing for Memory Man… 721 more words

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Become a Famous Writer

Work a job with a dick-kicking amount of stress involved. Be delusional; fall in love with your own legend. Believe you are The One and people will buy your thoughts. 168 more words